Covid

Merck’s new COVID-19 drug could be a pandemic “game-changer”

Merck’s new COVID-19 drug could be a pandemic “game-changer”

Imagine if an unvaccinated person with COVID-19 could go to the pharmacy and get a pill that could reduce their risk of dying from COVID-19 by 50 percent. This scenario could drastically reduce the number of needless COVID-19 mortalities, and it could become a reality as soon as 2022. On Monday, pharmaceutical company Merck & Co. announced that…

Religious Covid vaccine exemptions should not exist. Here’s why.

Religious Covid vaccine exemptions should not exist. Here’s why.

The law allows for vaccine requirements without religious exemptions. Not only that, but morality mandates it. Therefore, we should abolish religious exemptions for vaccine mandates. Religious objections to vaccines are not a license to kill. The Constitution is not a roadblock for such vaccine mandates. We have a strong tradition of protecting the freedom of…